Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: what other motor can i use to replace the other motor

asked by on

the timing chain was put back wrong

My car has 216 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hello. I only recommend putting in the same mode of engine that came out. So in this case you should only put another 4.6L V8 in your Expedition. Any other motor is going to require extensive work to install.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Change or repair engine

Hello. In most cases, it is more cost effective to install a rebuilt or even a new "crate" motor, than to repair a seriously damaged engine as you describe. The economies of scale for new engines have lowered the cost...

Q: Just put a new starter in my an now its running hot an smoke is coming from under the hood Honda Accord 2003 EX

If the vehicle is smoking and overheating, I suggest not driving it until the problem is corrected. Overheating can cause engine damage that may cost thousands to repair. Without access to the vehicle, I can say it MAY be possible...

Q: The car is knocking

The knocking would have to be listened to by a mechanic before a diagnosis can be made, since different kinds of knocks mean different problems. The serpentine belt should be removed prior to a diagnostic test, to eliminate the possibility...

Related articles

How Long Does a Distributor O Ring Last?
The distributor is part of the ignition system in your vehicle and its purpose is to route high voltage from the ignition coil to the spark plug. The spark plug then...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the...
What are the Car Pool Rules in Hawaii?
Hawaii is widely regarded as a land of vacation and relaxation, and as such, its scenic roads and routes are far better known than the state’s freeways. But, as with all...